Amy C. Edmondson is the Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at Harvard Business School.
She was recognised by the biannual Thinkers50 global ranking of management thinkers in 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017, and was honoured with the Talent Award in 2017.
She teaches and writes on leadership, teaming and organisational learning, and her articles appear in management publications such as Harvard Business Review and California Management Review as well as in top academic journals.
She is best known for her pioneering work on psychological safety, which has helped spawn a large body of academic research in management, healthcare and education over the past 15 years.
Her books include “The Fearless Organization,Creating Psychological Safety in the Workplace for Learning, Innovation, and Growth” (Wiley) and “Teaming: How Organizations Learn, Innovate and Compete in the Knowledge Economy” (Jossey-Bass).